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Gender: M Origin of Stone: Word name

Though some may find such names rather harsh and severe, increasing numbers of parents are gravitating toward this kind of flinty, steely, stony single-syllable name.

Many know the name via the distinguished TV newsman Stone Phillips; another bearer is Pearl Jam lead guitarist Stone Gossard. And yes, both were given the name at birth.

Famous People Named Stone

Stone Gossard, American musician
Stone Phillips, American news reporter
Curtis Stone, Australian TV Chef
Richard Stone, winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences

Pop Culture References for the name Stone

The Rolling Stones, British rock band, with Mick Jagger as the lead singer.
Stone Sentinel, antagonist from game "Spyro the Dragon"
Stone Hopper - character in the movie Battleship
Jacob Stone - character in TNT's The Librarians (almost always called Stone)
Steven Stone - the champion of the Hoenn region in the Pokemon series